What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name IVERY, DEARDRA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $62,046.78 Date 07/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIKDER, SHOWKAT A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $62,046.78 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAWISTOWSKI, CHAD A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $62,046.56 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, JANET E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $62,046.24 Date 07/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDER, LISA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $62,046.24 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONDRACKI, STAS M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $62,046.24 Date 08/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKNEY, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $62,046.08 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONTZ, ELIZABETH H Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $62,045.96 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVEREAUX, MICHAEL, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,045.89 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUDICO, SUZANNE M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $62,045.80 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, DAMION R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $62,045.75 Date 05/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPETOSKY, STEVEN Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,045.62 Date 07/21/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, ANITA R Employer name Albany County Amount $62,045.32 Date 03/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, LEE R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $62,045.11 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEBOLDT, DONALD E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $62,045.09 Date 12/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERSON, STEPHEN A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $62,044.96 Date 12/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKANDERA, MATTHEW A Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $62,044.71 Date 02/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OFTEDAL, CHARLES E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $62,044.60 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEMON, OWAIS I Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $62,044.60 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIFT, FRANCISCA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,044.59 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KELLY M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $62,044.45 Date 04/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NITTOLI, LAUREN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $62,043.74 Date 05/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, LINDA S Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $62,043.27 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBEY, TIMOTHY L Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $62,043.00 Date 11/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, LAWRENCE D Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $62,042.97 Date 09/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JASON C Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $62,042.17 Date 10/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DESROCHERS, SIMONE V Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $62,042.16 Date 10/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLOCK, PATRICIA Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $62,042.05 Date 09/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST LOUIS, AMANDA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $62,041.88 Date 06/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, PATRICIA A Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $62,041.40 Date 06/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CORINDA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,041.38 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, ROSA M Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $62,041.26 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURIALE, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $62,040.95 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJAS, NADILUS Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $62,040.86 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $62,040.01 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, LANETTE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,039.81 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NANNARIELLO, ANGELA M Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $62,039.80 Date 11/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROY, ROBERT A, II Employer name Division of State Police Amount $62,039.75 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, DIANE R Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $62,039.61 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, JAMEZ N Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $62,039.46 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINNISI, ANTHONY S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $62,039.38 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, MURRAY Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $62,039.21 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, ANNEMARIE Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $62,039.06 Date 04/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BRIGHT, MARILYN G Employer name Oyster Bay-East Norwich CSD Amount $62,038.80 Date 03/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $62,038.21 Date 05/31/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOCCO, ROSARIO Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,037.88 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, JAMES T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $62,037.85 Date 11/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHRER, KEITH R Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $62,037.64 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCPHEE, CHRISTINA C Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $62,037.57 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, CHARLES S Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $62,037.25 Date 07/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRION, AISHA V Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $62,036.99 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, LANCE W Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $62,036.86 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBERT HANRAHAN, SHARI Employer name Erie County Amount $62,036.26 Date 02/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSONITI, JODI BETH Employer name City of Fulton Amount $62,035.91 Date 05/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCSKAR, LEIGH-ANNE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $62,035.87 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASELEY, JOELLE E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $62,035.77 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIGLIANO, JACQUELINE M Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $62,035.57 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $62,035.48 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, BEATRICE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,035.31 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, KELVIN G Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,035.11 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLER, BEVERLY K Employer name Niagara County Amount $62,035.01 Date 08/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, BRYAN J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $62,034.69 Date 01/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSERLE, JOSEPH J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $62,034.64 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, WILLIAM Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $62,034.64 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ENENY, DANIEL P Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $62,034.64 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERAZIO, PHILIP A Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $62,034.64 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHRIN, CHARLES T Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $62,034.20 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, JUSTINA Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $62,034.20 Date 08/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEBEDE, MARTA A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $62,034.20 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREIEV, NANCY L Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $62,033.91 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRENYO, DUANE J Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $62,033.81 Date 05/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKERSON, JAMAL Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $62,033.41 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWBY, JILLIAN C D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $62,033.32 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAXTON, MERLIN I Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $62,032.93 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, JAMES G Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $62,032.67 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, BRADLEY D Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $62,032.48 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, CARL H Employer name Erie County Amount $62,032.33 Date 06/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JAY K Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $62,032.31 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, ELLA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $62,031.93 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, YILDA L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $62,031.90 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAIMOURI, NAVID D Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $62,031.58 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, TANISHA J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $62,031.16 Date 11/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTCHEN, JENENE A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $62,031.16 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, URMIN D Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $62,031.16 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN SAMUEL, CHARLENE J Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $62,031.16 Date 04/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETO, CARMEN Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $62,031.16 Date 03/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, RUTHLYN Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $62,031.16 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACRINI, KATHLEEN Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $62,031.16 Date 09/20/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAJ, LEEANNA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,030.95 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NISSEN, MICHAEL J Employer name Warren County Amount $62,030.93 Date 03/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTINI, PAUL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,030.70 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDEAU, STEPHANIE A Employer name Department of Law Amount $62,030.68 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMILLIERE, SUSAN Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $62,030.60 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELLY, DANIEL P Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $62,030.52 Date 10/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, LETICIA O Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $62,030.50 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, PAMELA F Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $62,029.91 Date 09/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, MARION L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $62,029.88 Date 09/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERROD, JAMES E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $62,029.76 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, DIMAS Employer name Beacon Housing Authority Amount $62,029.67 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, ROSE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $62,029.60 Date 12/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System